A aircraft heading from Warsaw to Gothenburg was compelled to land at Landvetter Airport in Sweden after the Polish airline obtained a bomb risk. Because the aircraft entered Swedish airspace, it was monitored carefully.
Anders Lännholm, rescue chief on the Sea and Air Rescue Centre, mentioned: “The airline in Poland obtained the bomb risk and introduced the crew who selected to proceed to Landvetter.
“We put helicopters on standby in Kristianstad and when the aircraft got here additional north, helicopters in Gothenburg took over.
“We additionally knowledgeable the navy who have been concerned.”
Police, ambulance and rescue companies attended the incident because the passengers and crew have been evacuated.
Earlier at this time, a bomb risk at a South Florida airport triggered mass disruption and delay.
NBC South Florida claimed police have been investigating a suspicious bundle on the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Worldwide airport.
The airport mentioned there may be an “ongoing regulation enforcement investigation” occurring outdoors of Terminals 2 and three.
“Disruptions at airport operations could also be attainable and vacationers are suggested to examine with their airline for the most recent flight standing earlier than coming to the airport,” the advisory learn.
A 19-year-old man was arrested for carrying a prohibited article in an aerodrome.
This evacuation got here simply after Prime Minister Boris Johnson introduced the UK’s journey corridors could be closed in a bid to curb the unfold of the coronavirus pandemic.
The transfer meant these arriving within the UK should go right into a interval of self-isolation for 10 days no matter the place they’ve come from.
Anybody discovered to be breaking this rule would have been slapped with a effective of as much as £1,000.